RNA‐Seq in all flavors – Mini‐symposium

Location: SIB – Lausanne, Switzerland  – Genopode Auditorium

Date: Friday June 10, 2011

Organizers: Sylvain Pradervand, Keith Harshman, Christian Iseli, Jacques Rougemont, Ioannis Xenarios

Contact: Muriel.Metrailler@isb-sib.ch


14:00 Welcome address, Ioannis Xenarios, SIB/Swiss-Prot

14:10 Keith Harshman, UNIL
“Different flavors of RNA-seq library preparation”

14:35 Jacques Rougemont, EPFL
“Quantifying the expression of retro-elements with RNA-seq”

15:00 Simon Anders, EMBL
“Comparative analysis of RNA-Seq data”

15:45 coffee break

16:15 Anamaria Necsulea, UNIL
“Rapid evolution of alternative splicing in mammals revealed with RNA sequencing”

16:40 Yvan Wenger, UNIGE
“Transcriptome analysis of early hydra regeneration”

17:05 Alexandre Reymond, UNIL
“HTS to understand expression changes and the mechanisms beyond”

17:30 end of meeting

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